The Edmonton Garrison Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC)’s Youth Centre exists to provide structured and non-structured programs, social opportunities, craft and game table activities for CAF/Defence Community youth between the ages of nine & seventeen (Grades 4 to 12).
Drop In Youth Centre
Ages: 9 to 17 years
Programs and activities offered through the Youth Centre are meant to:
- enhance youth support networks.
- promote healthy living and positive social relationships.
- have an integrated and collaborative approach with other MFRC programs and community services
Programs, Services and Activities Include:
- Air Hockey/ Bubble hockey/Foosball/ Pool table
- Arts and Crafts
- Computer Station, Video Games
- Movie Nights
- Shopping Trips
Hours and dates vary during the summer and school year, take a look at the calendar online or at the MFRC. The MFRC Youth Centre is a drop-in program where youth are free to come and go in and out of the Youth Centre; however, they are required to sign in and out of the program each time they leave. The MFRC Youth Centre is responsible for youth only during the time he/she is inside the Youth Centre or signed in for a registered activity.
All CAF/Defence Community youth are eligible for membership at the Youth Centre. Members must be nine (9) years of age and no older than seventeen (17) years of age. Membership in all cases will expire upon the member’s18th birthday.
The membership year is Sept 1- Aug 31. For the safety of all participants all individuals attending the Youth Centre must return a completed registration form.
It is essential that all Youth Centre users sign in and out when attending the Centre, and that all those attending complete an initial registration form to provide the necessary family contact information. Initial user registration, and signing in and out, are necessary procedures to ensure the health, safety and security of all users of the Centre.
The cost for an Annual Membership (September to August) is $25.00 per year, or $5.00 per month or $1.00 drop-in fee to a maximum of $25.00. Please note, these fees may be increased at the discretion of the MFRC. Additional fees may be charged for specific programs/activities as required for maintenance and replenishment of supplies.
For more information contact the Youth Centre Staff at 780-973-4011 ext 6324 during Youth Centre hours of operation or call the MFRC Front Reception during regular MFRC business hours at 780-973-4011 ext 6300.
Find out more
Youth Centre Handbook
To keep informed of what’s happening at the Youth Centre, please join our Facebook group "EdmontonMFRCYouth”.